Overview

The Master of Science in Information System (MSIS) is a 36-credit, 18-month work-compatible, master’s program designed to train current and future business leaders in information systems management. Featuring courses in data mining, data warehousing, and information visualization, MSIS students are equipped with broad technical skills to be at the forefront of technological innovation.

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) students will gain hands on experience solving complex, unstructured business problems and learn executive management principles in strategy, systems development and project management.

Master Science Information Systems

Prerequisites

The students must have an undergraduate degree in mathematics, information systems, computer science, physics, information technology, systems engineering, or a related field; graduating with a GPA of 2.5 or higher to be accepted. Students must also have a general knowledge of one of the following: Java, Python, C# or C++. Students who do not have basic programming knowledge are required to attend a one-week class under data mining.

Courses

ID Course Name Duration Start Date
RU 6006 Data Mining Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 20
Lab hours: 25
August 1, 2021
RU 6007 Data Warehousing Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 20
Lab hours: 25
August 1, 2020
RU 6005 E-Commerce Systems Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 25
Lab hours: 20
August 1, 2020
RU 6800 Emerging Technologies Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 40
Lab hours: 5
August 1, 2021
RU 6009 Enterprise Web and Database Application I Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 15
Lab hours: 30
August 1, 2020
RU 6010 Enterprise Web and Database Application II Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 15
Lab hours: 30
August 1, 2020
RU 6001 Information Systems Development Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 40
Lab hours: 5
August 1, 2019
RU 6004 Information Systems Security Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 25
Lab hours: 20
August 1, 2021
RU 6008 Information Visualization Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 20
Lab hours: 25
August 1, 2020
RU 6003 Project Management and Knowledge Management Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 40
Lab hours: 5
August 1, 2020
RU 6002 Relational Databases Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 15
Lab hours: 30
August 1, 2020
RU 6900 Thesis Contact hours: 45
Lecture hours: 5
Lab hours: 40
August 1, 2021